Anne G. Heine, MS(N), RN


Instructor of Nursing

Phone: 573.882.0206
Fax: 573.884.4544

S328 Sinclair School of Nursing
University of Missouri
Columbia, MO 65211

Nursing Specialty

Maternal newborn nursing, Primary care, Health ministry

Interest Area(s)

Nursing care of postpartum, newborn, breast feeding, postpartum patients

Bio and Professional Experience

Anne began teaching at the MU Sinclair School of Nursing part-time in 1983 as an instructor of clinical nursing in the undergraduate program teaching nursing of women and newborns. She joined the faculty full-time in 1993. Prior to teaching at MU, Anne worked in various intensive care units (SICU, NICU, Peds ICU, Thoricic ICU) and was a camp nurse in Bemidji, Minnesota after taking an Emergency Medical Technician course.

At the School of Nursing, Anne has served on the following committees: Curriculum; Student Admission and Progression, and Appointment (serving currently), Promotion and Tenure. On campus, she has participated on the Computing in the Curriculum, the MU Campus Disabilities Awareness Committees and Campus Study Abroad Advising Council. Anne also is the faculty advisor for the Nurses Christian Fellowship, is the Wellness Ambassador for the School of Nursing, and the Scholarship Chair for the UG Program. Anne enjoys helping out at the various activities on campus for students as well as the community at large. She rides her bike to work and recreationally for fun and fitness.

Student Mentoring Projects

Faculty Mentor “Stakeholder” for Hatch Hall (2005-2006)

Honors and Awards

  • March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Nominee (2013)
  • Betty Crim Faculty Enhancement Award Nominee, MU Sinclair School of Nursing  (2006)
  • City of Columbia, Volunteer Family of the Month (March, 2006)
  • Honorary Award Recipient for Speaking of Women’s Health Award (2005)
  • MU Sinclair School of Nursing Faculty Award for Excellence in Service (2005)
  • Sigma Theta Tau International Alpha Iota Chapter Community Service Award (2004)
  • March of Dimes Central Division for Outstanding Volunteer Leadership (December 2002)
  • Crossing the Boundaries Award (1999) for work involving students in March of Dimes activities
  • Award for highest amount earned by a new team for March of Dimes Walk-America (1998)


  • Missouri Coalition of Advance Practice Nurses (MCNAP) Member (2005-present); Secretary (2008-present) 
  • Missouri Nurses Association (MONA), 7th District Board of Directors (2003-2007); Chair of the MONA Student Liaison and Membership committees (2003-2007)
  • Alpha Iota Chapter of Sigma Theta Tau (Since 1981): Chair of Member Involvement and Mentoring committees (2000-2004); Delegate at Large to Board of Directors (1999-2003); Research and Awards subcommittees (2000-2003), Chair of Leadership Succession Committee (2005-2007 and 2008-2009)
  • March of Dimes: Chair of the Executive Board of the Central Missouri Division (1998-2005 and 2008-present); Columbia Program Services Committee and Grants subcommittees (1998-present); Columbia Walk America Committee (2000-present); Public Affairs Committee (2000-2004), March of Dimes State Executive Committee (2003-2007), Missouri’s State Youth Chair (2005-2007)
  • Association of Women, Health Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses
  • American Nurses Association